How to Install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

In this article, I’m going to show you how to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows PC. Apple recently at WWDC2018 announced their new operating system which is macOS Mojave 10.14. At the moment, you can test the developer preview of macOS Mojave on virtualization software such as VMware and VirtualBox. It’s highly recommended to test the developer preview on VMware or VirtualBox because it’s very risky to install it on a personal computer. If you would like to test on your real machine, you can do that as well but keep in mind that you must have a full backup of your data in case something happened inconveniently. To Install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows just go through the step by step guide down below and do exactly as the guide shown.

Related: Install macOS Mojave on VirtualBox on Windows

Step by step guide to Install macOS Mojave on VMware

To install macOS Mojave on VMware, you need WinRAR or 7zip, macOS Mojave 10.14 VMDK file, VMware Workstation/Player. All the essential files are listed down below for download.

Requirements:

  • Minimum 2 GB memory
  • Minimum 2 cores of processors
  • Hard disk free space 20 GB
  • Graphics memory 256 MB
  • Your system should support Intel or AMD VT (Virtualization Technology)
  • VT (Virtualization Technology) Should be enabled from BIOS setup

Files to Download

Step 1: Extract macOS Mojave VMDK File

Once you have downloaded macOS Mojave VMDK file, then you need to extract it via WinRAR or 7zip after that you can use the image. To unzip the file, just right-click on file then select“Extract Here.“ It will take around 5 minutes to complete extraction process.

Tip: If you’ve downloaded 9 Parts just right click on one of the parts then select Extract to macOS Mojave 10.14 by wikigain. The reason we uploaded 9 parts because some people don’t have a stable or high internet speed so that they can download all 9 parts and it’s basically the same as one part.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Extract macOS Mojave VMDK File

Step 2: Install VMware on Your PC

Download VMware Workstation 14 Pro from the link mentioned above, then Install it on your Windows PC. To install VMware, just double click on its setup then hit Next and Next. Finally, click “Finished.” If you have installed already, then skip this step.

Step 3: Open Unlocker Folder & Install Patch Tool

Important Note: Before applying this step you must exit VMware then follow the step below.

Now, you need to download patch tool from the link mentioned in Download section of this post and unzip it via WinRAR. Navigate to Unlocker folder and right-click on win-install, select Run as administrator. The reason you are doing this step because you won’t see Apple Mac OS X on the Operating system list of VMware unless you install this tool.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Install Win-Install

Step 4: Create & Edit New Virtual Machine

#1. Now open VMware and click on “Create a New Virtual Machine”(Ctrl+N) then select Typical (Recommended) and click Next.

How to Install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Create a New macOS Mojave Virtual Machine

#2. Select“I will install the operating system later” and click Next. Now choose“Apple Mac OS X” from operating system list then select macOS 10.14 from version and click Next.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Select Guest Operating System

#3. Name the virtual machine macOS Mojave 10.14 or any other name that you prefer then browse a location to save virtual machine files and click Next. Don’t Specify the disk space just select Store virtual disk as a single file and click Next.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Type a Name & Select Location

Note: You need to save it somewhere you remember and in a separate folder because later on, you will need to edit one of this file.

#4. The essential VM files for macOS Mojave has been created, so go ahead and click Finish.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Ready to Create Virtual Machine

#5. Open the macOS Mojave Virtual Machine then click on Edit Virtual Machine Settings.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Edit Virtual Machine

Note: Don’t run the Virtual Machine until you made the essential changes.

#6. Increase the Memory from 2 GB to 4 GB or higher for better performance.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Choose Memory Size

#7. Increase the CPU processor core from 2 cores to or Higher cores for better performance. Finally, click OK to save all the changes that you made to the virtual machine settings.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Choose Number of Processors

#8. Select Hard Disk from device section and Remove it.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Virtual Machine Settings

#9. Click Add button at the bottom of Virtual Machine window.

#10. Select Hard Disk from Hardware section and click Next. Select SATA as disk type and click Next.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Create New Virtual Hard Disk

#11. In this step, select the second option (Use an existing virtual disk) and click Next. Now, browse for macOS Mojave VMKD file.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Select a Disk

#12. Select macOS Mojave VMKD File and click Open.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Open macOS Mojave VMDK File

Step 5: Edit macOS Mojave VMX File

It’s time to edit VMX file. This file is the modification of VMware Virtual Machine. Navigate to macOS Mojave folder which you select in step #4 of this guide. If you didn’t specify a new location then have a look at the default location which is Document>Virtual Machine.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Open VMX File via Notepad

Right click on macOS Mojave 10.14 by wikigain.vmx then open it via Notepad or any third party text editor.

Scroll down to the bottom of texts and add this code smc.version = “0” or smc.version = 0 and click on File tab then click Save.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Edit VMX File

Step 6: Play macOS Mojave VM

#1. Open macOS Mojave Virtual Machine then Click Power on this virtual machine.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Start Virtual Machine

#2. Choose your Country and click on Continue.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Select Your Country of Region

#3. Click Continue.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Data & Privacy

#4. Pick a keyboard Layout and click on Continue.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Select Your Keyboard Layout

#5. Now choose your method to transfer information to this Mac and click on Continue. Here I don’t want to transfer any information.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Transfer Information to This Mac

#5. In this step, you can to Sign in with your Apple ID. Otherwise, skip it and do it later. Select Don’t Sign in and click on Continue.

Relate: How to create an Apple ID

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Sign In with Your Apple ID

#6. Agree to the Terms and Conditions.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Agree to Terms & Conditions

#7. Fill out the Full name,  Account name, Password, Hint and check the box of Set time zone based on Current location. Then finally click on Continue to create your user account for macOS Mojave 10.14.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Create a Computer Account

#8. On the Expres Set Up page, you don’t want to do something just click Continue.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Express Setup

#9. Dark mode feature is added newly to macOS Mojave 10.14 so you can select light or dark mode. Just select one of these looks and click Continue.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Choose You Look

#10. Wait a little while to Setting Up Your Mac. Then it will run to the desktop of macOS Mojave.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

Video Guide:

Conclusion

In this article, I’ve shown you the step by step guide to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows PC. If I left out something and didn’t mention please let me know by commenting down below this post. We have lots of new posts related to macOS Mojave so just stay up to date with us.

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

How to install macOS Mojave on VMware on Windows

 

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